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Badger Pass

Badger Pass Ski Resort Guide

Badger Pass, United States

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift2,440m
Resort Height2,194m
 Nearest AirportModesto City
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Badger Pass

A small but historic ski area with tree-lined runs of up to a mile in length.


The American ski resort of Badger Pass is at an altitude of 2,194m.

Badger Pass has direct access to 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,194m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,440m, snow cover is generally reliable.


Badger Pass offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Badger Pass offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Badger Pass?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Badger Pass.

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Ski Area Stats

Badger Pass Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Badger Pass Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,440m
Lowest Piste2,195m
Resort Altitude (Badger Pass)2,194m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Badger Pass
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Badger Pass?

This ski resort is in Orange, California, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Badger Pass is Modesto City, 165 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 5,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Badger Pass open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Badger Pass, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

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